A week removed from his first win of the season, Jeff Gordon looked to be on top of the world. He was fourth in the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings only 27 markers out of first. After making the Chase thanks to a late addition by NASCAR, it looked as though Gordon could be in position to win his fifth title.
What a difference a week makes.
Sunday it all came undone during the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. After starting eighth, Gordon was quickly at the front of the field and it looked as though Gordon would be a contender for a win, or at least a solid finish. MORE>>>
Written by: Greg Engle CupScene.com Editor/NASCAR Examiner, November 3, 2013